Volvo’s biggest ADT at Hillhead 2016
Volvo Construction Equipment's A60H articulated hauler
Volvo Construction Equipment’s largest articulated hauler, the new 55tonne capacity A60H, can be seen for the first time in Great Britain at Hillhead 2016.
It has been designed for heavy hauling in severe off-road operations, including quarries, opencast mines and large earthmoving operations.
Volvo CE says it has come a long way from its original 10tonne articulated hauler in 1966, Gravel Charlie,’ and to celebrate this achievement it is presenting the old and new its stand,
The A60H is powered by a 16litre Volvo engine, delivering 495kW and 3200Nm of torque, and has a maximum speed of 54.9km/hour.
“With intelligent systems from Volvo, such as MATRIS, CareTrack and the On Board Weighing system, customers can optimise production and minimise operational costs,” says the company.